Part of the happiness of life consists not in fighting battles, but in avoiding them. A masterly retreat is in itself a victory.
Anything you're good at contributes to happiness.
Happiness can be found, even in the darkest of times, if one only remembers to turn on the light.
Age does not make us childish, as some say; it finds us true children.
Be joyful because it is humanly possible.
Think of all the beauty still left around you and be happy.
As a rock star, I have two instincts, I want to have fun, and I want to change the world. I have a chance to do both.
The purpose of government is to enable the people of a nation to live in safety and happiness. Government exists for the interests of the governed, not for the governors.
If you can, help others; if you cannot do that, at least do not harm them.
Happiness makes up in height for what it lacks in length.
Others may know pleasure, but pleasure is not happiness. It has no more importance than a shadow following a man.
Happiness for a reason is just another form of misery because the reason can be taken away from us at any time.
Count your age by friends, not years. Count your life by smiles, not tears.
The intention that man should be happy is not in the plan of Creation.
Happiness, not in another place but this place...not for another hour, but this hour.
Forget injuries, never forget kindnesses.
Morality is not properly the doctrine of how we may make ourselves happy, but how we may make ourselves worthy of happiness.
Happiness: a good bank account, a good cook and a good digestion.
Happiness can exist only in acceptance.
When one door of happiness closes, another opens; but often we look so long at the closed door that we do not see the one which has been opened for us.
A happy life consists in tranquility of mind.